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Etowah River at Rome GA 1 Loop Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 14.29 ft at 11:45PM May 23, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 12:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 12:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 12:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 12:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 1:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 1:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 1:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 1:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 2:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 2:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 2:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 2:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 3:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 3:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 3:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 3:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 4:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 4:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 4:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 4:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 5:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 5:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 5:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 5:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 6:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 6:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 6:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 6:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 7:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 7:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 7:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 7:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 8:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 8:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 8:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 8:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 9:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 9:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 9:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 9:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 10:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 10:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 10:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 10:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 11:00AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 11:15AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 11:30AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 11:45AM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 12:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 12:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 12:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 1:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 1:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 1:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 1:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 2:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 2:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 2:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 2:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 3:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 3:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 3:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 3:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 4:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 4:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 4:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 4:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 5:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 5:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 5:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 5:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 6:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 6:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 6:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 6:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 7:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 7:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 7:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 7:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 8:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 8:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 8:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 8:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 9:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 9:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 9:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 9:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 10:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 10:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 10:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 10:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 11:00PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 11:15PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 11:30PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.27 ft at 11:45PM May 24, 2015Observed: 14.27 ft at 12:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 12:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 12:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 12:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 1:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 1:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 1:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 1:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 2:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 2:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 2:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 2:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 3:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 3:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 3:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 3:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 4:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 4:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 4:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 4:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 5:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 5:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 5:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 5:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 6:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 6:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 6:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 6:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 7:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 7:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 7:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 7:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 8:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 8:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 8:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 8:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 9:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 9:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 9:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 9:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 10:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 10:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 10:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 10:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 11:00AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 11:15AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 11:30AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 11:45AM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 12:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 1:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 1:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 1:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 1:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 2:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 2:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 2:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 2:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 3:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 3:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.27 ft at 3:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 3:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 4:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 4:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 4:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 4:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 5:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 5:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 5:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 5:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 6:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 6:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 6:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 6:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.4 ft at 7:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.42 ft at 7:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.42 ft at 7:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.42 ft at 7:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.41 ft at 8:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.4 ft at 8:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.4 ft at 8:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.39 ft at 8:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 9:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 9:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.36 ft at 9:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 9:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 10:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 10:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.31 ft at 10:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 10:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 11:00PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 11:15PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 11:30PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 11:45PM May 25, 2015Observed: 14.28 ft at 12:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 12:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.29 ft at 12:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.3 ft at 12:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.32 ft at 1:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.33 ft at 1:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.34 ft at 1:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.35 ft at 1:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.37 ft at 2:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.38 ft at 2:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.39 ft at 2:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.41 ft at 2:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.42 ft at 3:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.43 ft at 3:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.44 ft at 3:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.46 ft at 3:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.46 ft at 4:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.48 ft at 4:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.49 ft at 4:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.49 ft at 4:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.51 ft at 5:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.52 ft at 5:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.52 ft at 5:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.53 ft at 5:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.54 ft at 6:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.55 ft at 6:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 6:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 6:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.59 ft at 7:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.6 ft at 7:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.62 ft at 7:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.64 ft at 8:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.65 ft at 8:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.67 ft at 8:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.69 ft at 8:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.71 ft at 9:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.72 ft at 9:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.74 ft at 9:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.75 ft at 9:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.76 ft at 10:00AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.76 ft at 10:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.77 ft at 10:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.77 ft at 10:45AM May 26, 2015Highest Observation: 14.78 ft at 11:00AM May 26, 2015Highest Observation: 14.78 ft at 11:15AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.77 ft at 11:30AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.77 ft at 11:45AM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.77 ft at 12:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.76 ft at 12:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.76 ft at 12:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.75 ft at 12:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.74 ft at 1:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.73 ft at 1:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.72 ft at 1:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.72 ft at 1:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.73 ft at 2:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.71 ft at 2:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.68 ft at 2:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.65 ft at 2:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.64 ft at 3:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.62 ft at 3:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.61 ft at 3:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.59 ft at 3:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.58 ft at 4:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 4:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 4:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.55 ft at 5:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.55 ft at 5:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 5:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 5:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.55 ft at 6:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 6:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 6:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 6:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 7:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 7:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.58 ft at 7:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 7:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 8:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 8:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 8:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 8:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 9:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 9:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 9:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 9:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.56 ft at 10:00PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.57 ft at 10:15PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.58 ft at 10:30PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.6 ft at 10:45PM May 26, 2015Observed: 14.61 ft at 11:00PM May 26, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesROEG1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:35PM May 26, 2015)ObservedLatest observed value: 14.61 ft at 11:00 PM EDT 26-May-2015. Flood Stage is 32 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

Reliability of the Forecast: Based on current and forecast river, weather and reservoir conditions

NOTE: Forecasts for the Etowah River at Rome GA 1 Loop are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 40
Moderate Flood Stage: 36
Flood Stage: 32
Action Stage: 28
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 37.50 ft on 04/09/1938
(2) 37.40 ft on 11/30/1948
(3) 36.77 ft on 03/17/1990
(4) 36.70 ft on 01/21/1947
(5) 36.20 ft on 01/09/1946
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 29.81 ft on 07/12/2005
(2) 33.44 ft on 03/06/2003
(3) 28.20 ft on 03/20/2001
(4) 36.05 ft on 02/04/1998
(5) 28.97 ft on 05/03/1997
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 12.43 ft on 10/01/2007
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40 Major flooding begins. The Grizzard Park athletic fields and buildings are completely inundated.
36 Moderate flooding begins. The concession stand and other maintenance buildings at the Grizzard Park athletic fields begin to flood.
34 Minor flooding continues as the Grizzard Park athletic fields begin to flood on the right bank.
32 Flood Stage is reached and minor flooding begins of open fields on the right bank.
28 Bankfull and Action Stage is reached on the river.
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10K-17K cfs Bankfull capacity (the amount of water a river can carry without overflowing its banks) of the Etowah River at Rome.
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Latitude: 34.232222° N, Longitude: 85.116944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 32 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 562 ft 594 ft  

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